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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    Crazy! I love when they find artifacts like that. Cant wait to hear more about it.



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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    Noah's Ark western version.


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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    sweet!



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    Great - Evidence that Al Qaeda has been ramming ships and planes into lower Manhattan since the 1700's.


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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    perhaps it is Diversity?


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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    Can't wait to find out more....cool find.



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    They finally dug deep enough to find the beginnings of the Free Mason's treasures.

    Seriously though, that's pretty cool. I hope they figure some stuff out about it and it get's reported. Seems like a lot of times you get a story like this and there is never a follow up about what they found out.


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    Quote Originally Posted by vmbplayer View Post
    They finally dug deep enough to find the beginnings of the Free Mason's treasures.

    Seriously though, that's pretty cool. I hope they figure some stuff out about it and it get's reported. Seems like a lot of times you get a story like this and there is never a follow up about what they found out.
    I'd imagine the time it takes to do research and know much about it is way past most people's attention spans.



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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    so they used a ship as landfill, and now they want to dig it back up. ok? Let's bury something and dig it up 200 years later.



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    Quote Originally Posted by iowast8fan View Post
    so they used a ship as landfill, and now they want to dig it back up. ok? Let's bury something and dig it up 200 years later.
    That's pretty much the whole field of Archaeology if you hadn't realized.


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    Quote Originally Posted by iowast8fan View Post
    so they used a ship as landfill, and now they want to dig it back up. ok? Let's bury something and dig it up 200 years later.
    We already do. It's called a land-fill. I am positive in 200 years, someone is going to find some interesting items in our present garbage dumps. Our dumps may even become a fuel source sometime in the future.



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    Quote Originally Posted by iowast8fan View Post
    so they used a ship as landfill, and now they want to dig it back up. ok? Let's bury something and dig it up 200 years later.
    I vote Kinnick


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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    I mean, this is interesting, but it is not like this is a boat that will offer a whole lot of insight into shipping back then. Shipping history is documented meticulously by different trading companies and merchants. Not sure what secrets they are really going to derive from it. Cool anyway.


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    Re: 18th Century Ship Found at WTC Site

    Quote Originally Posted by thatguy View Post
    perhaps it is Diversity?
    I believe that diversity is an old wooden ship used during the civil war era.



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